Tuesday, December 1, 2015
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According to U.S. Department of Agriculture data, this year's 36 percent fall in net farm income is the biggest drop since the bad year of 1983.
U.S. Capitol

Most U.S. farm and commodity groups aren't clear on the exact elements of the just agreed-upon Trans-Pacific Partnership.

The recent history of the third most powerful constitutional office in the United States, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, is so checkered that you have to seriously question the background of anyone who seeks it.

There was a time when every farmer was in the same boat. Now, however, the boats are very different.

With less diversity in the fields, our crops are more susceptible to damage.

Uncle Honey never set out to break the throttle off our Oliver 77; it just “you know, broke.” Tales from the farm, yesterday and today.

Another look at the immigration issue, and what the loss of immigrants would mean.

Mistakes happen, even for the best of us.

Little wonder, then, why Big Meat hates the Humane Society; it's shining lights into corners that most in U.S. agriculture, often even USDA, want kept dark.

With Idaho decision, ag gag laws are up for a challenge.